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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 17 related to In struggle against Jim Crow: Lulu B. White and the NAACP, 1900-1957.   

Southern Black Women in the Modern Civil Rights Movement

Merline Pitre, Bruce A. Glasrud - History - 2013 - 248 pages
Throughout the South, black women were crucial to the Civil Rights Movement, serving as grassroots and organizational leaders. They protested, participated, sat in, mobilized ...
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Black Women in Texas History

Bruce A. Glasrud, Merline Pitre - History - 2008 - 248 pages
Though often consigned to the footnotes of history, African American women are a significant part of the rich, multiethnic heritage of Texas and the United States. Until now ...
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Galveston Chronicles: The Queen City of the Gulf

Patricia Bellis Bixel, Chester Burns, Gary Cartwright, Margaret Henson, Arnold Krammer, David McComb, Bill O'Neal, Merline Pitre, Robert Shelton, Edward Simmen, Elise Hopkins Stephens, Larry Wygant - History - 2013 - 208 pages
Named for Bernardo de Galvez and established in 1839, Galveston measures just over two hundred square miles. In early Texas history, however, it was actually the largest city ...
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Advancing Democracy: African Americans and the Struggle for Access and ...

Amilcar Shabazz - Education - 2004 - 301 pages
As we approach the fiftieth anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education (1954), it is important to consider the historical struggles that led to this groundbreaking decision ...
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Invisible Activists: Women of the Louisiana NAACP and the Struggle for Civil ...

Lee Sartain - History - 2007 - 224 pages
Behind the historical accounts of the great men of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People lies the almost forgotten story of the black women who not ...
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Before Brown: Heman Marion Sweatt, Thurgood Marshall, and the Long Road to ...

Gary M. Lavergne - Social Science - 2010
On February 26, 1946, an African American from Houston applied for admission to the University of Texas School of Law. Although he met all of the school's academic ...
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Quest for Justice: Louis A. Bedford Jr. and the Struggle for Equal Rights in ...

Darwin Payne - Biography & Autobiography - 2009 - 273 pages
This is not only a carefully told and well-documented story about Louis A. Bedford Jr. and his many accomplishments in jurisprudence and public affairs, but also a study of how ...
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